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Instant Oatmeal Packets

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Ingredients: 3 cups oats (quick cooking works best) salt 8 small zip-lock baggies How to prepare: Process 1/2 cups oats in a blender (or 1 cup oats in a food processor) on high until powdery. Set aside. Repeat with additional 1/2 cup oats if using a blender. In each baggie, place 1/4 cup oats, 2 […]

Wild Child’s Applesauce

Saturday, June 20th, 2009

Ingredients: 1 large jar of applesauce cinnamon (optional) canned peaches, crushed (optional) strawberries, crushed (optional) How to prepare: At home: Buy a jar of your favorite applesauce. Spray a baking sheet with cooking oil, or apply a thin layer with a paper napkin. Add optional ingredients to the applesauce. Pour the sauce onto the baking […]

Slightly Scandalous Trail Mix

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Hiking alone? Need to heat up your outing? Looking for something spicy? Take along some of this hot mix and you will burn with desire – the desire for more mix that is. chili rice crackers wasabi peas butter toffee peanuts spicy peanuts pretzel nugget pieces (honey mustard and onion or buffalo flavor) Directions: Begin […]

Amazing Stuffed Onion

Monday, January 19th, 2009

 Nothing says comfort food like roasted onions. Try this quick, surprisingly good recipe. Serve with a tortilla or some fried bread for sopping up the juices.  Take a rather large onion; cut off the top one fourth of it and set it aside to be the lid. Carve out the center of the onion, leaving enough layers along the side […]

Gayle’s Best Trail Mix

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

Ingredients: 1 pkg unsalted sesame sticks 1 pkg cajun sesame sticks 1 pkg dried dates 1 pkg pumpkin seeds 1 pkg pine nuts 1 pkg soy nuts 1 pkg unsalted peanuts 1 pkg sunflower seeds 1 pkg chopped almonds 1 pkg chopped cashews How to prepare: You can get these from your local health food […]